LAGOS, Nigeria; 8 December 2017
Mo Abudu was yesterday awarded the 2017 IoD Entrepreneurial Award by the Governing Council of the Institute of Directors Nigeria (IoDN). The announcement was made at the exclusive IoD Annual Directos Dinner & Dance at The Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Mo Abudu said during her acceptance speech: “It is indeed an honour to be part of an elite group of business innovators and game changers. Tonight, we celebrate entrepreneurs – the backbone of our economic prosperity and growth. When we started EbonyLife TV & Films, it was our goal to inspire the next generation of visionaries and this honour is testament that you can achieve your goals with resilience, a positive outlook and a ‘can-do’ attitude.”
Former Governor of Anambra State, Mr Peter Obi and President of the Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote were also awarded at the event.